Rugby legends Jerry Tuwai and Ben Gollings today issued a joint statement dismissing rumours and confirming their “positive and amicable relationship.”
Both players reaffirmed they have no outstanding issues between them.
“I want to make it clear that Ben and I have always had a great understanding and respect for each other,” Tuwai said. “We’ve shared memorable moments in the rugby world, and any speculation suggesting otherwise is unfounded. We’re on good terms and I have the utmost respect for Ben Gollings as the Head Coach for the Fiji Airways Fijian 7s team.
“I am enjoying my time sharing my technical expertise with the Fiji Airways Fijiana 7s team and take pride in assisting the girls and coach Fuli with their 2024 season.”
Gollings echoed Tuwai’s sentiments.
“I will always stand by what I’ve always thought of Jerry, a world class player and I respect him fully for that and there are no issues between us.”
“We will always respect him, and we will always support him in his endeavors of what happens in life after rugby.”